Cape Charles, Virginia, Pickleball Tournament Raises Funds for Toys for Tots Program

Oct 19, 2020 Pickleball tournament raises funds for Toys for Tots Program A weekend pickleball tournament raised funds for Northampton County’s Toys for Tots program. Organized by Pickleball By The Bay and Cape Charles small business owners Jo Bawiec and Lori Smith of The Dink Shop, the tournament took place on Sunday, October

In Coweta, Georgia, pickleball popularity keeps growing

Clay Neely - Oct. 16, 2020 This weekend, several local pickleball players will be heading to Griffin for the 2020 Doc Holliday Shootout Pickleball Tournament. Now celebrating its 55th anniversary, pickleball is America’s fastest growing sport, and Coweta County is no exception. Even though pickleball began in 1965, the sport has grown dramatically

Orland Park, Indiana, pickleball tourney to showcase the top players in racquet-sport mashup

  Pickleball, played in the Orland Park Sportsplex, s a rough combination of  tennis, ping-pong and badminton. James Mueller Times correspondent Pickleball anyone? Limber up your elbows and practice those sneaky underhand serves. It may come in handy when Orland Park hosts its third annual Fall Pickleball Tournament from 9 a.m to Noon on

Pickleball craze leads to tourney in Wilson, North Carolina

Deadline to register is March 13 Posted Sunday, February 16, 2020 Ralph Owens, 86, says pickleball is a great way to stay in shape. Drew C. Wilson | Times Lin Green, a 2019 Senior Games Gold Medalist in Pickleball, reaches for a shot while playing with friends at the Wilson Recreation Park Center. Drew

15 players represent Kauai at pickleball tournament

By Dennis Fujimoto The Garden Island | Tuesday, January 28, 2020, 12:05 a.m. Courtesy of Jack Hodges Chet Hunt and Ray Bartels show off the hardware earned at the Hawaii Open pickleball tournament in Kona. Courtesy of Jack Hodges Lucia Bartels and Marsha Kitagawa, in center, at the podium for their medals at the

Pickleball teams go head-to-head to support Wilmington, NC, area women with cancer

Monique Robinson - January 25, 2020 - see video at: LELAND, NC (WWAY) –It looks like it could be tennis, but it sounds like ping pong and it smells like hard work. It’s pickleball! More than 250 players from across the continent are in town to play. House of Pickleball (H.O.P.) Owner Jan

Port Colborne’s passionate pickleballers playing for YMCA Strong Kids – Ontario, Canada

Fundraising tournament to benefit low-income youth in the city NewsJan 23, 2020 by James Culic Port Colborne Leader Youngsters in Port Colborne will be getting a boost from the city’s pickleball players thanks to a local fundraising tournament being hosted next month. “For us, it’s all about giving back where we can, because

Leonardtown, Maryland: Spring Fling Pickleball Tournament set for Leonard Hall Rec Center in April

January 14, 2020 News Release, St. Mary’s County Public Information Office Leonardtown, MD – The Department of Recreation and Parks will host the first Spring Fling Pickle Ball Tournament Saturday, April 25, 2020, at the Leonard Hall Recreation Center. Check-in and warm-ups begin at 8 a.m. with matches beginning at 9 a.m. The tournament

Hoover, Alabama, lands national sports championship

Dec 27, 2019, 12:07am CST The city of Hoover has reeled in another major event for the Finley Center. According to WBRC, the National Indoor Pickleball Championship will be held in Hoover in June. The increasingly popular sport combines elements of tennis and badminton. Luring championship events was one of the goals of the

EDITORIAL: PIckeball brings best in world to Punta Gorda

Dec 27, 2019 That sound you might be hearing today — similar to loud pings — are likely coming from the PicklePlex on the campus of Florida SouthWestern State College. You see, today is the first of four days for intense, and fun, competition between what is supposed to be the best

USAPA: Referee Training Tools

Refereeing can be easy and fun! The more thoroughly you know the rules and the more matches you referee using the standardized, tried-and-tested best practices, the easier it becomes. On this page you will find many tools designed to help you learn more about being a referee, whether it is the